Key Features

  • A user-friendly bulleted format makes critical information easy to digest.
  • The latest clinical information on advanced imaging techniques and fetal therapy helps you provide effective, state-of-the-art care.
  • Extensive case-oriented discussions help you identify and treat specific fetal anomalies.
  • Full-color Doppler images highlight areas of importance, making cardiac disease easier to detect.
  • Helpful appendices provide quick guidance on normal echo measurements and Doppler venous flow values.

Table of Contents

PART I: Introduction and Basics

1. Fetal Circulation

2. Who Should Have a Fetal Heart Scan?

3. Suggested Views for Fetal Heart Imaging

4. First Trimester Fetal Echocardiography

PART II: Problem-Based Approach to Congenital Heart Defects: Clinical Cases

Section I: Septal Defect

5. Ventricular Septal Defect

6. Atrioventricular Septal Defect

Section II: Right Heart Abnormality

7. Tetralogy of Fallot

8. Tetralogy of Fallot with Pulmonary Atresia

9. Tetralogy of Fallot with Absent Pulmonary Valve Syndrome

10. Pulmonary Atresia and Intact Ventricular Septum

11. Ebstein Anomaly

12. Tricuspid Atresia

13. Double Outlet Right Ventricle

Section III: Left Heart Abnormality

14. Coarctation of the Aorta

15. Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

16. Aortic Stenosis

Section IV: Abnormalities in the Arterial Trunk

17. Common Arterial Trunk

18. Transposition of Great Arteries

Section V: Chapter 19 Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Drainage

Section VI: Heterotaxy Syndromes

20. Left atrial isomerism( LAI)

21. Right atrial isomerism (RAI)

Section VII: Fetal Arrhythmia

22. Supraventricular tachycardia

23. Congenital complete heart block

Section VIII: Chapter 24 Cardiac Tumors

Section IX: Chapter 25 Pericardial Effusion

Section X: Chapter 26 Cardiomyopathy

Section XI: Chapter 27 Twin Twin Transfusion Syndrome

PART III: Current Trends in Perinatal Cardiology

Section I: Advanced Cardiac Imaging

28. Three-Dimensional Echocardiography

29. Tiss


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